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[Free Webinar Business Event] Supply Chain Resilience in Africa: Navigating Global Manufacturing and FX
15-04-2024 | 21:31:00
Join the experts at this comprehensive webinar exploring the intricacies of supply chain management and payment dynamics in African markets.
Global asset manager Rohatyn Group sells South Africa-based Portfolio Company BevCo to Varun Beverages 
12-04-2024 | 16:12:00
The company operates five manufacturing facilities across South Africa with an installed capacity of 3,600 bottles per minute
[Zoom Event, April 11 2024] Global Strategies for Success in Africa: Overcoming FX and Payment Hurdles
10-04-2024 | 19:33:00
This event explores the vast potential and unique challenges of expanding businesses in Africa, focusing on mastering international pitches, understanding cultural nuances, and crafting pitches that highlight unique value propositions.
Kenya Airways launches direct flights to Maputo, Mozambique 
09-04-2024 | 14:13:00
The expansion takes flight from 14th June 2024, further solidifying KQ's commitment to strengthening its network and offering seamless travel experiences across the continent. 
Global merchandising firm SPAR Group announces sale of interest in South Africa
05-04-2024 | 17:11:35
These transactions have been approved by the SPAR Board of Directors and are expected to close in the second quarter.
Nakonde Border Post upgrade boosts trade between Zambia and Tanzania
04-04-2024 | 15:57:00
Funded by the UK government, the ZMK 197 million (£7.1 million) project will improve the flow of goods and people along the Dar es Salaam Corridor, promising to streamline operations and reduce cargo clearance times by more than 100% on both sides of the border.
East Africa Marine Transport inaugure son premier navire sur le lac Victoria
04-04-2024 | 11:21:37
Après 21 mois de construction, East Africa Marine Transport (EAMT) a inauguré son premier navire sur le lac Victoria.
JW Marriott unveils second property in Kenya
27-03-2024 | 14:51:22
Standing as the tallest hotel in the country with 35 stories in the Westlands commercial district, JW Marriott Hotel Nairobi captures the essence of Kenya’s natural beauty and heritage.
German manufacturer Karcher invests €3 million in the Kenyan market
27-03-2024 | 13:19:37
This investment was made to operationalize the business into a full subsidiary, which includes a regional distribution center at the Freight Forwarders Solutions warehouse, Tatu City, the 5,000-acre mixed-use Special Economic Zone (SEZ) on Nairobi's doorstep, positioning Kenya as a hub for East Africa.
 TradeMark Africa launches Ghana Country Programme Oversight Committee
20-03-2024 | 13:25:30
The Committee will play a critical role in overseeing trade and customs development programs designed to enhance trade growth and competitiveness not only within Ghana, but also along the Abidjan-Lagos Corridor.
IATA announces first signatories to Air Cargo Digitalization Leadership Charter
15-03-2024 | 12:40:41
The Digitalization Leadership Charter aims to accelerate the air cargo industry’s digitalization journey by committing to five key guiding principles.
DP World launches global freight forwarding network 
12-03-2024 | 12:33:50
In response to increasing disruptions to global trade – from climate change, geopolitics and macroeconomic challenges – DP World has embarked on a bold initiative to bolster its commitment to its customers.
Kenya Airways Cargo launches direct flights from Sharjah to Nairobi
12-03-2024 | 12:23:00
To commemorate Kenya Airways Cargo's (KQ Cargo) recent route expansion to include direct cargo flights from Sharjah in the UAE. 
RwandAir signs IATA’s Safety Leadership Charter
08-03-2024 | 13:06:00
The Charter is aimed at strengthening organizational safety culture, which is an area of focus in IATA's Collaborative Aviation Safety Improvement Program (CASIP), under Focus Africa.
Heineken invests R2.3bn in its returnable bottling programme in South Africa
06-03-2024 | 15:20:22
The move, which will see the Heineken beer brand move into returnable glass, aligns to the company’s global ambition of net zero carbon by 2040 as per the Dutch Brewers’ “Brew a Better World” strategy.
Global HR company Deel to acquire African payroll firm PaySpace
05-03-2024 | 14:18:26
Global HR company Deel has announced that it is acquiring African-based payroll and HR solution company PaySpace for an undisclosed amount. It is one of Deel’s largest acquisitions to date.
Kenya Airways boosts its network with increased frequencies and additional destinations
05-03-2024 | 14:13:26
Kenya Airways (KQ) has announced plans to boost its growing network with increased frequencies to five destinations and the addition of Eldoret and Maputo to its network.
Aviation experts push for a Model Bilateral Air Services Agreement
01-03-2024 | 14:56:41
Aviation officials from the Eastern Africa-Southern Africa and Indian Ocean region are making steady progress in reviewing and having a model Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) that conforms with the provisions of the Yamoussoukro Decision of 1999.
IATA and The Weather Company to provide enhanced turbulence-related weather data to airlines
01-03-2024 | 12:28:58
With this enhancement, participating airlines will soon be able to access Eddy Dissipation Rate (EDR) turbulence data directly through Fusion and Pilotbrief tools by The Weather Company.
DFC reaffirms commitment to scaling investment in African infrastructure and critical minerals
28-02-2024 | 20:36:40
Deputy Chief Executive Officer (DCEO) Nisha Biswal traveled to South Africa and Zambia as part of the largest U.S. government delegation to Mining Indaba and the first Lobito Corridor Investors Forum and to deepen DFC’s investments on the continent.
Radisson Hotel Group targets 50 percent portfolio expansion in West and Central Africa by 2030
28-02-2024 | 15:03:13
These hotel signings included new market entries into The Gambia with Radisson Blu Beach Resort & Spa, Banjul and Radisson Hotel Benin City in Nigeria.
TradeMark Africa partners with global organizations to boost international trade
28-02-2024 | 15:00:00
With TMA funding of $4 million, IOTA developed TLIP, a system built on the distributed ledger technology providing a transparent and secure electronic exchange of trade information in international supply chains.
Lifezone Metals announces development plan for the Kabanga Nickel Project in Tanzania
27-02-2024 | 11:04:00
The Company continues to collaborate closely with its project partner on this two-phased development plan, as well as numerous other Definitive Feasibility Study work streams.
GA Telesis delivers two Boeing 737-800SF freighters to Kenya Airways 
27-02-2024 | 10:00:00
The aircraft is part of the GA Telesis owned fleet and was delivered to Kenya Airways as part of a two aircraft transaction.
Ethiopian Airlines to launch passenger services to Freetown via Ouagadougou
26-02-2024 | 13:08:28
This new route marks yet another milestone in the airline's extensive network expansion endeavor, connecting more African countries and providing travelers with convenient and efficient travel options.
Kenya Airways and Vietnam Airlines renew codeshare agreement
23-02-2024 | 11:33:35
The codeshare partnership will allow customers to enjoy flexibility and choice with smooth connections via Bangkok and Nairobi to points such as Johannesburg, Cape Town, Dar es Salaam, Kisumu, Entebbe, Kigali, and Mombasa, among others.
OPEC Fund approves over $600 million in new financing for global development
20-02-2024 | 13:10:00
The 18 new projects reflect the OPEC Fund’s commitment to advancing sustainable social and economic development in its partner countries.
TradeMark Africa receives $63 million from Netherlands to advance sustainable trade
15-02-2024 | 14:14:00
This strategic investment will fuel TradeMark Africa’s Strategy 3, covering the period till 2030, aimed at driving green, sustainable economic growth, fostering innovative trade practices, and promoting inclusive trade across Africa.
OPEC Fund provides $30 million loan to improve rural transportation in Uganda 
14-02-2024 | 15:32:57
The rehabilitation of the Katine-Ochero road will provide better, faster and safer transport connections in the central-east region of the country. The project is co-financed by the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and the government of Uganda.
EAC experts adopt strategies to boost the region's agricultural, pharmaceutical and leather sectors
14-02-2024 | 09:24:13
East African Community (EAC) regional experts in the agricultural, pharmaceutical, and leather sectors convened in Nairobi, Kenya, to review the progress achieved within their respective industries and to formulate recommendations aimed at enhancing growth and scaling up regional trade.
Kenya Airways partners with Air Europa to extend its reach into Europe
09-02-2024 | 11:52:28
The new agreement will allow Air Europa passengers to fly to Nairobi from Amsterdam as well as allow Kenya Airways guests to fly to Madrid, Palma de Mallorca, New York, and Miami. 
UK and Egypt sign sustainable cities and infrastructure pact
08-02-2024 | 11:00:00
The new partnership between the UK and the Government of Egypt will boost cooperation in the development of sustainable cities and infrastructure in Egypt by establishing a joint working group that will meet twice a year in London and Cairo.
COMESA and the Indian Ocean Commission renew cooperation
06-02-2024 | 12:06:00
The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Secretariat and the Indian Ocean Commission (IOC) have reaffirmed their commitment to continued collaboration as they both implement regional integration programmes.
[Column] Anthony Mwangi: Export-led growth the cure to Kenya’s currency devaluation
02-02-2024 | 13:40:00
The Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) firmly believes that embracing an export-led growth strategy holds the potential to reverse the situation and mitigate against the free fall of the local currency.
[South Africa] GAC Motor and Salvador Caetano Auto sign vehicle distribution partnership 
31-01-2024 | 11:05:00
GAC Motor and Salvador Caetano Auto have come to an agreement regarding the distribution of vehicles, spare parts and services, in South Africa.
[Open Webinar, Feb 1 2024] Cross-Border Finances: Enhancing Commodity Trade Across Africa
29-01-2024 | 10:23:00
Tailored for CFOs, this event provides strategic knowledge to navigate international markets and enhance financial outcomes in the dynamic commodities sector. Don't miss this unique opportunity for CFOs to stay ahead in global commodity trading.
EAC partner states approve labour migration policy
26-01-2024 | 12:32:18
The overall aims of the policy are to advocate for the protection of migrant workers; strengthen labour migration governance and maximise the benefits accruing from labour migration
[Egypt] International consortium backs Damietta Port with $455 million financing
12-01-2024 | 10:50:15
Damietta Alliance Container Terminals is a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) established by Eurogate, Contship Italia, Hapag Lloyd, MELC Group and Ship & C.R.E.W to design, develop, operate and maintain the terminal under a 30-year concession.
United Manganese of Kalahari (UMK) has announced reduction in manganese production
11-01-2024 | 06:04:20
United Manganese of Kalahari (UMK) announced that, in response to the worsening market conditions, it will reduce the production of manganese ore and concomitant to that, the sale of its ore products, for the time being.
[Open Webinar] Cross-Border Finances: Enhancing Commodity Trade Across Africa, Navigating Int'l Markets
05-01-2024 | 10:27:00
Tailored for CFOs, this event provides strategic knowledge to navigate international markets and enhance financial outcomes in the dynamic commodities sector. Don't miss this unique opportunity for CFOs to stay ahead in global commodity trading.
[Free Webinar] For Marketing Experts, CFOs and Business Expansion Strategists
04-01-2024 | 10:56:00
Verto, a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to access enterprise grade cross-border payments, FX and banking solutions, has announced its first webinar for the year 2024, taking place on the 18th of January.
Rwanda and European Investment Bank agree new critical raw materials investment partnership
19-12-2023 | 13:06:40
The agreement will strengthen technical and financial cooperation to identify critical raw material sector investment that creates skilled jobs, supports economic development, and ensure environmentally and socially responsible development of critical raw material resources.
Kenya and the European Union sign economic partnership agreement to bolster trade
19-12-2023 | 13:01:47
 The EU and Kenya have signed an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) to boost bilateral trade in goods, increase investment flows, and contribute to sustainable economic growth.
Heidrick & Struggles adds Executive Search Partner in South Africa
19-12-2023 | 12:52:09
 Heidrick & Struggles , a premier provider of global leadership advisory and on-demand talent solutions, added a partner to its Executive Search business in South Africa in November 2023.
[Free Webinar] Accelerating FX Success: Expansion Strategies for Marketing Agencies in Eastern, Western Africa
19-12-2023 | 12:17:00
This event is tailored for marketing executives and CFOs looking to gain actionable insights into international expansion, building a global clientele and establishing strong online presence.
[Free Webinar] Accelerating FX Success: Expansion Strategies for Marketing Agencies in Eastern, Western Africa
19-12-2023 | 10:37:00
This event is tailored for marketing executives and CFOs looking to gain actionable insights into international expansion, building a global clientele and establishing strong online presence.
India’s energy solutions brand Luminous Power Technologies forays into South Africa
18-12-2023 | 13:10:00
Having established a strong foothold across the African continent in the past 15 years, this landmark partnership is a major milestone for Luminous Power Technologies as it further strengthens its foothold in the African market.
East African Community leads in share of NEPAD Infrastructure funded projects
15-12-2023 | 09:51:00
The EAC Secretary General, Hon. (Dr.) Peter Mathuki, attributed this achievement to the comprehensive governance framework for projects management that has been put in place by the Community.
Philippines, Rwanda sign agreement to bolster bilateral cooperation
13-12-2023 | 11:31:05
Under the MOU, the Philippines and Rwanda will collaborate in the fields of human resources development, scientific and technological exchanges, education, health, agriculture, gender, youth, environmental issues, and security.
How international conflicts shape gold market dynamics
13-12-2023 | 05:45:00
International conflicts, ranging from geopolitical tensions to full-scale wars, have a profound impact on global financial markets, particularly on the gold market.
Marriott International and Palm Hills Developments sign agreement to open the Ritz-Carlton Cairo, Palm Hills in Egypt
05-12-2023 | 09:39:00
Marriott International, Inc. Has announced it has signed an agreement with Palm Hills Developments to open The Ritz-Carlton Cairo, Palm Hills, signaling a commitment to strengthening its portfolio of properties across the company’s luxury brands in Egypt.
[Column] Hassan Egeh: What does it mean for Somalia to join East Africa Communities (EAC)?
29-11-2023 | 08:30:00
Somalia was admitted into the East African Community (EAC) on Friday Novermber24, 2023 the eighth member of the bloc as it seeks to expand free trade across the region.
Tata International expands operations in Nigeria at Lagos Free Zone
28-11-2023 | 16:08:46
The agreement was signed in the presence of Anand Sen, Managing Director of Tata International Limited, by Managing Director of Tata Africa Holdings Pty Ltd, Len Brand. This marks a significant milestone in the company's commitment to the region.
Somalia joins East African Community
28-11-2023 | 12:53:15
It joins Kenya, Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, South Sudan, Uganda and Tanzania in the bloc.
SGS launches EAC-ready certification scheme for exporters to East Africa
24-11-2023 | 12:16:00
SGS EAC-Ready certification is a voluntary certification scheme that simplifies the process for exporters entering markets in the republics of Burundi, Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda.
[Free Webinar] Unlocking Success in New Markets: Cross-Border Payments Strategies for South African Businesses
23-11-2023 | 21:45:00
Embark on a journey through the dynamic realm of international finance with our upcoming webinar, where we unravel the intricacies of global payment strategies essential for triumph in the finance sector.
[EVENT] Verto FX partners with UBA Kenya to launch Verto Atlas
21-11-2023 | 10:49:00
Join us for an exclusive event launch, as we unveil Verto Atlas, the financial powerhouse for large corporations and enterprises in Kenya, hosted by Verto on Thursday 23rd November.
Ethiopian Airlines and Rolls-Royce sign service agreement
17-11-2023 | 10:22:11
TotalCare is designed to provide operational certainty for customers by transferring time on wing and maintenance cost risk back to Rolls-Royce.
[EVENT] Verto FX partners with UBA Kenya to launch Verto Atlas
15-11-2023 | 15:52:00
Join us for an exclusive event launch, as we unveil Verto Atlas, the financial powerhouse for large corporations and enterprises in Kenya, hosted by Verto on Thursday 23rd November.
[Column] Michael Muhangi: Africa’s continental integration offers opportunities for cross-border expansion
15-11-2023 | 11:00:00
With the gradual elimination of political, economic, and regulatory barriers has come a need for financial institutions to adopt a strong trans-regional focus.
Volkswagen signs agreement with Government of Egypt for strategic co-operation viability study of shared automotive painting facility
14-11-2023 | 17:05:00
Volkswagen and Government of Egypt have signed an agreement to work together to develop a feasibility study on a shared automotive painting facility within the East Port Said Industrial Zone in the East Port Said Automotive Zone in Cairo.
Gold in Nigeria: From ore to ornamentation
13-11-2023 | 07:15:00
The importance of this entire process to the Nigerian economy cannot be overstated. Each step in the trade gold Nigeria chain contributes to the livelihoods of people involved and the economy as a whole.
Arab Coordination Group pledges $50 billion for African development
10-11-2023 | 11:02:41
The Arab Coordination Group (ACG) has announced that it aims to allocate up to US$50 billion to help build resilient infrastructure and inclusive societies in the African continent.
[Column] Bill Blackie: Exploring synergies between AGOA and AfCFTA: The case for African exports
08-11-2023 | 13:08:41
Africa is often characterised as a continent poised for economic growth and development. Often, prosperity and development in Africa can be linked back to exports and the benefits that they generate.
Aleph Hospitality signs contract to manage its second hotel in Kigali, Rwanda
08-11-2023 | 12:59:28
Dubai-based independent hospitality management company Aleph Hospitality has signed a contract to manage Zaria Court Hotel in Kigali, Rwanda.
[Kenya] Swiss-Belhotel International continues expansion in Africa with second property in Nairobi
02-11-2023 | 11:03:00
This development comes less than a month after the signing of its previous hotel in the city.
COMESA’s global trade rises by 15 per cent
02-11-2023 | 11:01:00
The largest exporting countries in the COMESA region were Libya, Egypt, Tunisia and Sudan. These had a combined market of 98% in exported fuels in 2022.
[Free Webinar] The Verto Hour: Streamlining Payments for Manufacturers and Suppliers in Eastern and Western Africa
24-10-2023 | 11:42:00
Join this webinar that empowers both manufacturers and suppliers operating in African markets with valuable insights and actionable strategies to streamline their payment processes and ensure uninterrupted supply chain continuity.
The Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank and ITFC sign MoU to promote trade between common member states in Africa
18-10-2023 | 13:02:17
Under the MoU, TDB and ITFC will harmonize their efforts to provide robust trade finance solutions to better serve their respective Member Countries in Africa.
Africa's total exports expected to hit close to $1 trillion by 2035, report
12-10-2023 | 10:19:12
Standard Chartered has published its Future of Trade: Africa report, highlighting the outlook for African trade and providing a view of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) as a key proponent of optimising intra-African trade.
[Free Webinar] Global Payment Strategies for Shipping & Logistics: Empowering Seamless Trade
10-10-2023 | 10:35:00
Join this insightful webinar that delves into the world of global payment strategies tailored to empower seamless trade within the shipping and logistics industry.
[South Africa] Western Cape launches Export Certificate Office System
06-10-2023 | 08:13:03
The Western Cape Department of Agriculture’s Veterinary Services recently launched its innovative Export Certificate Office System (ECOS)
IATA secures more airlines as data contributors to its CO2 Connect emissions calculator
06-10-2023 | 07:31:41
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) will be adding further airlines and airline groups as data contributors to its CO2 Connect emissions calculator, hence improving the quality and accuracy of the tool.
[Free Webinar] Global Payment Strategies for Shipping & Logistics: Empowering Seamless Trade
03-10-2023 | 21:53:00
In the rapidly evolving landscape of shipping and logistics, effective cross-border payment strategies have emerged as a critical driver of success. Join this insightful webinar that delves into the world of global payment strategies.
Intra-African passenger traffic will more than quadruple in the next twenty years, report
14-09-2023 | 14:50:53
Overall African air traffic growth is forecast at 7.4%, the third highest among global regions and above the global average growth of 6.1%.
Eurorepar enters the South African automotive spare parts industry
14-09-2023 | 14:48:26
The launch of Eurorepar comes with the backing of Stellantis. From a network that stretches across 40 countries, Eurorepar is synonymous with diversity, offering an impressive array of more than 15 000 part numbers.
Stellantis invests ZAR 3 billion in a greenfield manufacturing facility in South Africa
13-09-2023 | 16:05:59
The manufacturing plant will be built in the South African Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in Coega situated near Gqeberha in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.
IFC and Switzerland partner to build climate-resilient urban infrastructure in emerging markets
12-09-2023 | 12:00:00
IFC, the private sector arm of the World Bank, has signed an agreement with the government of Switzerland to begin the second phase of the Sustainable Cities program, which supports green urban infrastructure development in emerging markets.
South African outsourcing company SoluGrowth opens office in Egypt
01-09-2023 | 13:29:06
SoluGrowth is the first South African outsourcing company to invest in Egypt joining a long list of key outsourcing players betting big on Egypt's value proposition as a hub for global delivery centers.
JOGMEC Signed an agreement with 5 African countries to secure critical minerals
30-08-2023 | 13:11:58
Japan has signed agreements with five African countries to explore and extract critical minerals used in high-tech industries.
ECOWAS moves to empower women through cross-border women in development networks
29-08-2023 | 14:34:32
The ECOWAS Commission through the Directorate of Free Movement of Persons and Migration organised a meeting for Needs Assessment and Project Identification for Cross-Border Women in Development Networks (WID). The event took place in Accra, Ghana.
AFRAA joins initiative enhancing aviation's economic contribution to Africa
23-08-2023 | 12:42:13
Focus Africa aims to maximize the contribution of aviation to development across the African Continent by better serving passengers and shippers.
Ethiopian Airlines increases Korea-Africa Services with Airbus A350-900
22-08-2023 | 14:13:33
The additional flights are evidence of the two countries expanding socio-economic relations and the growing multi-faceted partnership between Korea and the whole continent of Africa.
[Column] Rajan Shah: Rethinking Kenya’s export strategy key for economic prosperity
17-08-2023 | 14:51:00
Historically, the transformative growth of industrialized nations has been propelled by exports.
[Column] Frida Frans: The impact of Coup d’état on trade agreements and economic stability in West Africa
09-08-2023 | 09:19:00
The recent series of coup d'état incidents in West Africa has resulted in significant political upheaval across the region. These prominent coups occurrences in Mali, Guinea, Burkina Faso, Niger are characterized by sudden and often forceful changes in leadership.
COMESA receives $2 million from Saudi Arabian government for construction of its new headquarters
27-07-2023 | 14:19:36
Amb. Alkahtani, said the motivation to support the construction of the COMESA headquarters stems from the strong relations that exist between the Kingdom and the COMESA bloc based on mutual respect and joint action.
Eliminate non-tariff barriers to boost intra-African food trade, EAC urges
24-07-2023 | 13:18:50
AU Member States were further urged to invest in irrigation agriculture by moving away from the reliance on rain-fed agriculture. African countries were called upon to adopt policies that motivate the youth to take part in agriculture to ensure increased production and reduce food insecurity.
Vantage Capital invests $25 million in water manufacturer Aquasantec International
20-07-2023 | 09:12:00
Vantage Capital, Africa’s largest mezzanine debt fund manager, has announced that it has made an investment into Aquasantec International, a manufacturer and distributor of water tanks, pipes and related products, addressing water, sanitation and hygiene needs across the East African region.
Ford and Salvador Caetano appoint Motorcare as the official Ford distributor in Uganda
17-07-2023 | 09:24:57
Motorcare Uganda and its cumulated experience, strong market knowledge and commitment to service excellence will provide Ford customers in Uganda with the highest standards of Ford products, services, and support.
African Energy Chamber partners with World Nuclear Association to advance sustainable nuclear energy in Africa
17-07-2023 | 09:18:20
As part of this partnership, World Nuclear Association, the organization representing the global nuclear industry, will be a leading participant in the upcoming AEW 2023 conference.
IOE&IT opens its first African office in Kenya to help support growth of continental trade in Africa
12-07-2023 | 08:08:23
Building on the Kenya-UK Economic Partnership Agreement, which was signed in December 2020, IOE&IT has developed and delivered training, education and consultancy services for the entire African continent.
IATA launches program to improve aviation safety in Africa
06-07-2023 | 09:01:40
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is launching the Collaborative Aviation Safety Improvement Program (CASIP) to reduce the accident and serious incident rate across Africa as part of the Focus Africa initiative.
TradeMark Africa’s subsidiary, Trade Catalyst Africa, appoints Duncan Onyango as CEO
04-07-2023 | 08:47:00
He joins TCA from Pharo Ventures East Africa, a for-profit arm of The Pharo Foundation focused on investing in commercially viable and environmentally sustainable enterprises in Eastern Africa.
European Union, Germany join forces to boost Rwanda's mining sector
03-07-2023 | 07:18:00
The project is jointly funded by the European Union and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and will be implemented by GIZ in cooperation with RMB
[Uganda] New law increases share capital for foreign exchange business
03-07-2023 | 07:16:12
Investors in the foreign exchange business will now be required to have a minimum paid up share capital of Shs200 million to carry out the business of dealing in money transfers.
Radisson Hotel Group announces three new hotels in Nigeria
29-06-2023 | 18:15:56
These new hotels include the highly anticipated debut of the bold and cutting-edge upscale lifestyle Radisson RED brand to the country and cemented the Group's introduction in Abuja with two brands.
[Interview] Vince Goncalves Regional Vice President Africa at ExecuJet MRO Services
19-06-2023 | 10:07:00
ExecuJet MRO Services is a leading global multi-OEM MRO company founded in 1991 in South Africa, and then later established MRO businesses in Dubai, Australia, Malaysia, and Belgium as well as a franchise in Tianjin, China.
Volkswagen signs deal with Government of Rwanda to establish a modern farm with electric tractors
13-06-2023 | 11:43:01
As part of the MoU, the Government of Rwanda has agreed to provide land in Gashora (Bugesera District) for the project, as well as to assist with permitting and licensing requirements of the project.
Kenya to discard visa fees for Africa traders
30-05-2023 | 11:33:52
President William Ruto has announced plans to remove visa requirements for African nationals travelling to Kenya for business as a first major step to remove barriers to intra-Africa trade.
[South Africa] PPC to list on A2X
30-05-2023 | 10:34:00
PPC Limited has been approved for a secondary listing on A2X Markets. Its shares will be available for trade on A2X from 30 May 2023.

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